RTW Travel: Breakfast Around the World

This weekend, I suddenly realised we’ve created our own tradition for Saturday breakfast. In the early hours every Saturday, Liam takes Sweet Baby to Victoria Market, where he buys a selection of meats and veggies for the… Continue reading

We Are the Magic-Makers

  Back where I’m from in Ohio, it doesn’t matter what you’re doing any other Sunday in the year, but come Christmas and Easter, you put on your fanciest clothes, get the family… Continue reading

A Restless Feeling in My Bones

To move, to breathe, to fly, to float, To gain all while you give, To roam the roads of lands remote, To travel is to live. –Hans Christian Andersen   The peace some… Continue reading

April Fool’s Baby

It was on April first last year that I played the biggest April Fool’s joke ever — by telling the truth. I was pregnant, and my due date, as determined by the doctor I visited in Hong… Continue reading

She Took the Midnight Train Going Anywhere

You were once wild here. Don’t let them tame you. — Isadora Duncan It may have had something to do with the wild, wild wind that swept unexpectedly from the sky and lifted coils of my… Continue reading

i carry your heart in my heart

  (photos by David Collopy)   I met my love — quite unexpectedly — when I was given the last empty bed in a fully-booked hostel. “We didn’t get a bit of sleep all night,” Liam and… Continue reading